Period
to 22 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 180 161 164
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 63 50 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 1.08% 1.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.21% 5.30% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 30
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £30,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,375 £57,500 £70,125
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,210 943 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.98% 20.30% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 819 536 601
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,350 £29,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £56,625 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -23 48 £45,000 +4.65% 5
Edinburgh -6 14 £34,000 -4.97% 5
West Lothian +4 1 - - 1
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 47 (74.60%) Selenium
2 43 (68.25%) Java
3 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (63.49%) Test Automation
5 39 (61.90%) TDD
6 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 33 (52.38%) Python
8 32 (50.79%) Spring
8 32 (50.79%) Ruby
9 29 (46.03%) BDD
10 28 (44.44%) Hibernate
11 27 (42.86%) FitNesse
12 26 (41.27%) Tomcat
12 26 (41.27%) JBoss
12 26 (41.27%) HTML
12 26 (41.27%) Docker
13 25 (39.68%) HTML5
14 23 (36.51%) Puppet
14 23 (36.51%) MongoDB
14 23 (36.51%) NoSQL
14 23 (36.51%) Bash Shell
14 23 (36.51%) Ansible
14 23 (36.51%) Opscode Chef
14 23 (36.51%) Deployment Automation
15 22 (34.92%) Jetty
15 22 (34.92%) Multithreading
16 21 (33.33%) Vagrant
16 21 (33.33%) Hadoop
16 21 (33.33%) Redis
16 21 (33.33%) Riak

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (41.27%) JBoss
1 26 (41.27%) Tomcat
2 22 (34.92%) Jetty
3 20 (31.75%) WebLogic
4 9 (14.29%) WebSphere
5 7 (11.11%) Confluence
6 1 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.59%) nginx
6 1 (1.59%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.59%) Tornado
6 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.35%) BlazeMeter
2 4 (6.35%) BrowserStack
3 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.17%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.59%) GitHub
5 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.29%) AMQP
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (36.51%) MongoDB
1 23 (36.51%) NoSQL
2 21 (33.33%) Couchbase
2 21 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 21 (33.33%) Redis
2 21 (33.33%) Riak
3 3 (4.76%) Big Data
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 47 (74.60%) Selenium
2 27 (42.86%) FitNesse
3 21 (33.33%) Vagrant
4 13 (20.63%) JUnit
4 13 (20.63%) SpecFlow
5 12 (19.05%) JIRA
5 12 (19.05%) JMeter
6 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
7 8 (12.70%) Maven
8 7 (11.11%) HP UFT
8 7 (11.11%) JBehave
9 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
10 4 (6.35%) Appium
10 4 (6.35%) Gatling
10 4 (6.35%) Visual Studio
10 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
10 4 (6.35%) Zephyr
11 3 (4.76%) Calabash
11 3 (4.76%) Mocha
11 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Law
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (47.62%) Developer
2 18 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 13 (20.63%) Test Analyst
4 6 (9.52%) Automation Tester
4 6 (9.52%) Tester
5 4 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Java Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (6.35%) Software Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) Spring
2 28 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 26 (41.27%) HTML
4 25 (39.68%) HTML5
5 10 (15.87%) JMS
6 9 (14.29%) JPA
6 9 (14.29%) Kafka
6 9 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
6 9 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
6 9 (14.29%) Web Services
6 9 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
7 8 (12.70%) Gherkin
8 7 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.11%) Node.js
8 7 (11.11%) SOAP
9 6 (9.52%) Java EE
9 6 (9.52%) REST
10 4 (6.35%) JSP
11 3 (4.76%) CSS
11 3 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Algorithms
1 5 (7.94%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Blog
3 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.59%) Fintech
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (63.49%) Test Automation
3 39 (61.90%) TDD
4 29 (46.03%) BDD
5 23 (36.51%) Deployment Automation
6 22 (34.92%) Multithreading
7 16 (25.40%) System Testing
8 15 (23.81%) Scrum
9 12 (19.05%) Integration Testing
9 12 (19.05%) Software Engineering
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (17.46%) Multithreaded Programming
10 11 (17.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (15.87%) Kanban
11 10 (15.87%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (15.87%) UML
12 9 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
12 9 (14.29%) DSDM
12 9 (14.29%) RUP
13 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (68.25%) Java
2 36 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 33 (52.38%) Python
4 32 (50.79%) Ruby
5 23 (36.51%) Bash Shell
6 18 (28.57%) SQL
7 7 (11.11%) C#
8 5 (7.94%) Java 8
9 1 (1.59%) Clojure
9 1 (1.59%) Erlang
9 1 (1.59%) ES6
9 1 (1.59%) F#
9 1 (1.59%) Haskell
9 1 (1.59%) PHP
9 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.17%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.59%) ISEB
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.40%) QA
System Software
1 26 (41.27%) Docker
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.59%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) Ansible
1 23 (36.51%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (36.51%) Puppet
2 21 (33.33%) Cobbler
3 2 (3.17%) Rancher
4 1 (1.59%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.59%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.59%) logstash
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) IBM
2 9 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 8 (12.70%) Informatica
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.76%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) Perfecto Mobile
6 1 (1.59%) Splunk